feet. one family in texas is adapting to and embracing the recent cold weather like no longhorn family has done before. instead of bundling up inside, they built a hockey rink in their backyard. after getting the frame, pouring the water and letting the frigid temperature take care of the rest, they are saying canada, eat your heart out. now for a look at your national and regional weather, here's bill karins with your weather channel forecast. we could do that here in the studio. it's quite cold in here. >> when i was a little kid, my dad did that every winter for us, but i lived in upstate new york. we did that in september. good morning to you. temperatures for the most part have been slowly warming up. areas colored in in light blue and pink are locations in below freezing. san antonio is warmer today.